2014 in Review: Top 10 Blog Posts From FindLaw’s Blotter

Hot legal news! FindLaw’s Blotter attempts to cover the latest in criminal news as well as provide common-sense explanations of the legal intricacies of the criminal justice system. With 2014 coming to a close, we’ve tried to reflect on the stories that have caught our readers’ attentions most — both news-based and…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://blogs.findlaw.com/blotter/2014/12/2014-in-review-top-10-blog-posts-from-findlaws-blotter.html


Top 5 Workers’ Compensation Blog Posts of 2014

Hot legal news! Although employers and regulators are constantly finding ways to make the workplace safer in general, the unfortunate reality is that on-the-job injuries still do occur and workers’ compensation is as necessary as ever. When a worker is injured on the job or in the course of employment, that worker…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://blogs.findlaw.com/injured/2014/12/top-5-workers-compensation-blog-posts-of-2014.html

Is Mobile Shopping the ‘New Thanksgiving Tradition’?

Hot legal news! Thanksgiving has been a battleground for retailers over the last decade, with consumerism encroaching ever-closer to many Americans’ holiday traditions. But maybe we should be paying closer attention to our smartphones than to Black Friday ads. According to studies by IBM, mobile devices accounted for “over half of all…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://blogs.findlaw.com/free_enterprise/2014/12/is-mobile-shopping-the-new-thanksgiving-tradition.html

2014 in Review: FindLaw’s Top 10 Trending Legal Topic Pages

Hot legal news! Thanks to you, our visitors, FindLaw.com saw tremendous growth this past year: Visits to many of our Learn About the Law topic sections more than doubled in 2014. But in our eyes, the true mark of success lies in the countless stories of people who successfully turned to FindLaw for…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://blogs.findlaw.com/insider/2014/12/2014-in-review-findlaws-top-10-trending-legal-topic-pages.html

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Small Business Owners in 2015

Hot legal news! In addition to the obligatory personal New Year’s resolutions, it’s a good idea for small business owners to set some fresh goals for their companies in the New Year as well. After all, businesses, like people, need to grow over time. And any mistakes, missteps, and missed opportunities made…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://blogs.findlaw.com/free_enterprise/2014/12/5-new-years-resolutions-for-small-business-owners-in-2015.html

5 Dumb Ways to Get Arrested on New Year’s Eve

Hot legal news! New Year’s Eve is a fantastic time to get together with friends and family and reflect on the year coming to a close. It’s not really an opportune time to get arrested. We don’t mean that there’s ever a great time to be arrested, but with the courts closed…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://blogs.findlaw.com/blotter/2014/12/5-dumb-ways-to-get-arrested-on-new-years-eve.html

New Year’s Eve Party-Hosting Tips: From Cocktails to Car Thefts

Hot legal news! New Year’s Eve approaches, and that means party planning, drunken coupling, and counting down to the new year. No one should assume that their New Year’s Eve party will become a giant liability in the new year, but it wouldn’t hurt to take a few precautions. Check out these…… FindLaw News – Top Stories http://blogs.findlaw.com/law_and_life/2014/12/new-years-eve-party-hosting-tips-from-cocktails-to-car-thefts.html